Category Archives: Squatting

Porto Alegre, Brazil: Lutheran Church vandalized in solidarity with the evicted Solidaria squat (Eng/Port/Esp)

Received and translated on 24.03.17: At dawn on March 21, we decorated the facade of the Lutheran Church on Senhor dos Passos street in the center of Porto Alegre with paint as a gesture of strength and in solidarity with … Continue reading

Posted in autonomous spaces, Brazil, Direct Action, Paint Bombing, Porto Alegre, Solidaria, Squatting

Porto Alegre, Brazil: New space for Biblioteca Kaos squat (Eng/Port)

Let’s occupy again! Biblioteca Kaos (Kaos Library) has a new space! On Sunday, March 12, we entered the house at 641 Coronel João Manoel street, near the start of the hill. The house was abandoned three years ago and it … Continue reading

Posted in autonomous spaces, Autonomy, Biblioteca Kaos, Brazil, Direct Action, Porto Alegre, Social Centers, Squatting

Germany: ‘In Spite Of Their Separation’ – call for action & solidarity from #Rigaer94

Received on 03.02.17: We are writing to you from the threatened houseproject Rigaer 94 in one of Berlins once notorious squatting neighbourhoods. Our contexts might be worlds apart or really close but the reality we lived last year bears the … Continue reading

Posted in autonomous spaces, Berlin, Direct Action, Germany, International Solidarity, Kadterschmiede, R94, Rigaer 94, Squatting

Greece: Two comrades from Spain on trial following the eviction of a squat for refugees

Itziar and Iñaki, Zabaldi’s internationalist militants, were arrested in the eviction of a space occupied by migrants and Greeks in Thessaloniki. The police operation resulted in three evictions and several detainees, some of whom have already been tried. These two … Continue reading

Posted in Greece, Iñaki, International Solidarity, Itziar, Refugee Housing Squats, Refugee Solidarity Movement, Refugee Struggle, Refugees, Spain, Squatting, Thessaloniki, Zabaldi

Athens, Greece: Report-back from Demonstration in Exarcheia (January 14th)

On Saturday evening, January 14th 2017, some fifty people participated in the demonstration on the streets of Exarcheia called by the anarchist squat Themistokleous 58 on the occasion of completion of one year of the project. The demonstration’s banner read … Continue reading

Posted in Antifa, Athens, Banners, Direct Action, Exarcheia, Greece, Shahzad Luqman, Squatting, Themistokleous 58 Squat

Netherlands: De Vloek eviction – verdict claiming 30.030,35 euros in damages

On the 21st of December 2016 the court in The Hague sentenced ten people who were arrested during the eviction De Vloek free space to pay 30.030.35 in damages to the city council. De Vloek, after being squatted for 13 … Continue reading

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Spain: Month of Solidarity and Struggle for Okupation (squatting) Nov 19-Dec 19

We understand okupation (squatting) as a tool of struggle whose main purpose is far from the idea of shaping recreational places. It is a strategy to fight, theoretically and practically, against property as a key pillar of capitalist democracy. Okupation (squatting) … Continue reading

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